- 360 g plain flour
- 10 g baking powder, (2 tsp)
- 8 g bi-carb of soda, (1.5 tsp)
- 5 g salt, (1 tsp)
- 7 g ground cinnamon, (2.5 tsp)
- 4 eggs, free range
- 330 g vegetable oil
- 460 g sugar, (there it is again!!!)
- 3 carrots, chopped (don&#039;t peel...top &amp; tail)
- 450 g tin crushed pineapple, lightly drained
- 100 g walnuts, chopped
- 80 g Shredded coconut
- 310 g raw sugar
- 75 g Butter, cubed
- 155 g cream cheese, cubed
- 1.5 tsp vanilla paste / extract
- pinch salt
Recipe is created for
Pre-heat oven to 170°C. Oil up a very large cake pan or 2 x 20cm round cake tins.
To the TMX bowl add flour baking powder, bi-carb soda, salt & cinnamon. Mix 5 seconds / speed 4. SET ASIDE.
Add carrots. Chop 5 seconds / speed 5 or until grated fairly small. Set aside.
Add sugar, vegetable oil & eggs to bowl. Mix 5 seconds / speed 4.
Return flour mix and combine 15 seconds / speed 4. Scrape sides. Mix a further 5 seconds / speed 4.
Add grated carrots, drained pineapple, chopped walnuts & coconut. Mix roughly with your spatula. Combine 15 seconds / speed 4 using your spatula to assist the mixing or until the mixture moves freely.
Divide the cake evenly between the two tins and bake 45 - 50 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean.
Leave cakes in pan for 30 minutes before turning out to cool on a wire rack.
Ice with cream cheese frosting.
Add raw sugar to the bowl and blitz for 1 minute / speed 9.
Add remaining ingredients to bowl and cream together on speed 4 until well combined. Scrape bowl and mix 30 seconds / speed 4.
Cream Cheese Frosting
Accessories you need
This is a HUGE cake and is quite thick when initially blending. Use your spatula to hand mix to begin with then use it to assist until the batter runs by itself.
The original recipe can be found here: //allrecipes.com/recipe/moist-carrot-cake/detail.aspx
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